Entries by Christine Mahin

Georgia Urology Monitors and Responds to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

At Georgia Urology, protecting your safety during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is a top priority. The CDC and Georgia Department of Public Health still recommend that healthcare workers, patients, and visitors at places where healthcare is delivered continue to wear appropriate facemasks even if they are fully vaccinated. As a result: All physicians, staff, patients, […]

Dr. Brittani Barrett-Harlow Appears on 11Alive’s “Atlanta & Company” to Discuss Prostate Cancer

On March 10, Dr. Brittani Barrett-Harlow appeared on 11Alive’s “Atlanta & Company” daily show to discuss the detection and treatment of prostate cancer. She discussed some of the risk factors that can increase a man’s likelihood for developing prostate cancer, and when to begin screening for the disease. If cancer is found, Dr. Barrett-Harlow outlined […]

Dr. Barry Zisholtz Appears on CBS46 to Discuss Treatment Options for an Enlarged Prostate

Dr. Barry M. Zisholtz appeared on CBS46’s “Atlanta Plugged-In” daily show on March 10, 2021. In the two-minute piece Dr. Zisholtz discussed the condition called Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH), and some of its treatment options, including medications and various procedures. One minimally-invasive procedure Dr. Zisholtz outlined is called Rezūm water vapor therapy. This is a […]

Georgia Urology’s Dr. Hal Scherz Discusses Telemedicine Measures in the Era of COVID-19 for Kids Health First Pediatricians

On April 15, 2020, Georgia Urology’s Dr. Hal Scherz was interviewed by Dr. Lori Descoutter with Pediatric Associates of North Atlanta on the changes Georgia Urology has made during the coronavirus pandemic.    During the interview, Dr. Hal Scherz highlighted Georgia Urology’s telemedicine program. Although the implementation of telemedicine is not new to Georgia Urology, […]

Dr. Hal Scherz Appeared on “The Weekly Check-Up” on WSB Radio

Georgia Urology’s Dr. Hal Scherz appeared as a guest on “The Weekly Check-Up” on News/Talk WSB Radio on Sunday, March 29th, 2020. During the show, Dr. Scherz and host, Dr. Bruce Feinberg, spoke about the impact the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has made on the healthcare industry specifically through telemedicine. In the age of various social media […]

Georgia Urology Announces Second Lawrenceville Location

Dr. Goldberg, Dr. Nyhoff, and Dr. Yeoh join Georgia Urology team, now seeing patients Georgia Urology, the largest urology practice in the Southeast, is offering Lawrenceville area patients additional options under its well-respected banner. By coming together with NAUA Lawrenceville, Georgia Urology now has a second location in one of Gwinnett County’s larger cities. Georgia […]

The Next Generation of Robotic Urologic Surgery

By Dr. Kevin Yang, M.D. Some patients tell me when they first hear about “robotic surgery,” they envision a doctor in a control room far away from the operating theater, lounging away while the robot performs the critical parts of the procedure. I usually let out a sensible chuckle at this because luckily (at least […]

Georgia Urology Staff Spotlight: Shelly Cherry

Georgia Urology is full of incredible, hard-working, and dedicated employees. We’re excited to highlight these wonderful medical professionals who serve our patients every day through monthly Staff Spotlights! This month, we’re highlighting Georgia Urology’s MA and Surgical Coordinator, Shelly Cherry, who has been with us for seven years.  Why did you choose to work in […]